Skip to main content

About your Search

20111001
20111031
STATION
WMAR (ABC) 361
SPONSOR
LANGUAGE
Search Results 0 to 49 of about 361
ABC
Oct 31, 2011 7:00am EDT
quote throw this cash ♪ ♪ we getting' money don't be mad now ♪ ♪ stop hatin' is bad ♪ ♪ one more shot for us another round ♪ ♪ please fill up my cup don't mess around ♪ ♪ we just wanna see you shake it now ♪ ♪ now you wanna be you're naked now ♪ ♪ get up, get up get up, get up ♪ ♪ get up, get up put your hands up ♪ ♪ to the sound to the sound ♪ ♪ get up get up ♪ put your hands up put your hands up ♪ ♪ put your hands up put your hands up ♪ >> get in there. get in there! ♪ get up put your hands up get your hands up ♪ ♪ party rock is in the house tonight ♪ ♪ put your hands up everybody just ♪
ABC
Oct 26, 2011 6:00am EDT
and the rest of us are suffering and the gap between the 99% and 1% is growing expee densely. and that means -- expee densely. people like my parents who have good jobs are suffering and they can't -- they have their jobs with you are -- but are in debt and have mortgages and aren't making as much. it splits people apart and puts stress in people's relationships and everything is falling apart in everybody's lives because of it. >> reporter: you have been here for three weeks. what is the plan? how long are you going to stay? >> we will stay until we can't stay any longer. if they make us leave we will go somewhere else but this is not failing apart. it's not just -- falling apart. it's not just occupy baltimore it's occupy everywhere. we are connected to the live feeds from oakland and san francisco and in solidarity with them in showing support. >> reporter: we see the sign you have occupy this plaza. you have your tents and food and computer and some people say i guess they were you know the 99% why do they have their laptops and you know the cell phones out. why are they doing
ABC
Oct 31, 2011 6:30pm EDT
abc's lisa stark brings us the first answers tonight. >> reporter: this is what greeted passengers when they finally escaped their parked planes. a foot of snow and a long walk. >> we've been here now for seven and a half hours. >> reporter: that was the captain of jetblue flight 504 with 123 passengers. one of those planes stuck in the snowy tarmac at the hartford, connecticut, airport. >> chaotic. uncomfortable, disorganized. just a mess. >> reporter: andrew carter was on that flight, normally a two-houg jog from florida to new jersey. but the plane couldn't land after newark after the airport lost critical navigation equipment. the pilots diverted to the hartford airport, 100 miles away. jetblue says that airport was overwhelmed with nearly two dozen over diverted flights. and today, we learned why the passengers were trapped. flight 504 was boxed in on the tarmac. a delta plane behind, another jetblue flight to the right, a broken jetway on the left. inside the plane, snacks and water ran out, toilets backed up. >> i have a paraplegic on board that needs to come off. i have a d
ABC
Oct 20, 2011 11:00pm EDT
help her city she had to help herself first. what a story about deputy mayor. >> and how do you use the money from alcohol tax, go to piled build fields or go to the classroom? > >> we start with reaction it is death of gadhafi. >> he died in the hands of opposition solders. for the people of libya it's still not hear who is in charge. gadhafi never admitted to ordering the bombing of a plane but accepted the country's responsibility. >> i always had the image of him being caught by american special forces to like how we caught bin laden but today we have this great thing to the freeing of the people of libya. >> and for one mother here the death of gadhafi might bring her one step closer to seeing her son. >> he has been there since early this year, spent nearly six months in prison before escaping. we sat down with his mother tonight. >> reporter: we have late word tonight just in the past hour that sharon has spoken with her son, first here is what she said earlier. after the death of gadhafi. matthew has undergone a transformation from reporter and writer to freedom fighter. >> they
ABC
Oct 18, 2011 4:00pm EDT
>>> hello, everyone, we're so glad you joined us, i'm beth troutman, it's tuesday and you're watching "right this minute." >>> the pictures are deeply disturbing. as people walk right past an injured 2-year-old. how the video is causing a wave of outrage across china. >>> it's an occupy wall street proposal. >> will you occupy my life? >> will you occupy my life? >> you'll see the ring and also what the couple kept hidden during our interview. >>> there's nothing in the world like having a big brother. >> see why 2-year-old milly can count on her 3-year-old brother when things get scarey. >>> as racing advance mourn his passing, vintage video surfaces show dan wheldon had drive at an early age. >>> and we hear from the basketball standout who dunks over his mom's head. >> did you have you know, a contingency plan? >>> our first video today is incredibly difficult to watch. because it is very graphic. but people around the globe are talking about this. and now guys, this took place in fouchon, in china's kwaung dong province. you see a 2-year-old standing i. and then rolls --
ABC
Oct 3, 2011 4:00pm EDT
started a different discussion. four years ago, a tazer was used on a special needs student. and that's when the district said, you know what, maybe tasers aren't such a good idea in the school. this fight has brought that debate back up. >> i think it's ridiculous that this members of the board seem to have knee-jerk reactions. they need to have a poliicy the think works and keep it. >> if they wrb to tazed, you know parents are like, my son shouldn't be tazed. we're talking about having tazers in the school for children. for kids that are under 18 and i think that is sort of the sad part about about this video and our entire discussion. whether you are for it or not. >> we're down in our news room, sharing stories with each other. we've got to get our political fix of the day. >> who supports governor perry's decision to give in-state tuition to illegal immigrants? >> a new ad just released by mitt romney's campaign a direct attack on one of his opponents. >> if you say we should not educate children who have come into our state for no other reason than they have been brought t
ABC
Oct 6, 2011 6:00am EDT
rita, she's 93. >> she provides us with cool treasures during the summer season? >> we could honor her with that. >> i wanted to honor you, miss rita, it's 60 degrees this morning. i showed you that put it in perspective. what a huge spread, at the elementary school, it's 39 degrees. that is a big difference. but in just baltimore county, we have 47, and 50 by the water. we're looking at temperatures today that will not be responding to the winds but the sun. we have a light breeze and it's brought back a light chill. we're looking at a good morning in low to mid-40s. crisp to 50 by the bay. we're looking for a nice warmup. with lunchtime temperatures at 63, we're aiming for high of 68. cooler than yesterday but we'll get back. let's go to the roads. >>> earlier accident 295 at 198 is now out of the way. we're doing pretty well on the beltway. there is near 795, no issues to report. both loops are moving pretty well. 95 at the tunnel we have two lanes closed. that's bore one that is closed, bore 4 northbound is closed due to signal problems. drive times are doing okay so far. >>> w
ABC
Oct 7, 2011 4:30am EDT
, a man used a hammer and damaged a speed camera out on bwi airport. it was a search for the guy. state tuned for a little later on "good morning maryland" we will hear what residents had to say about the latest act of vandalism. >>> education report. a big story after 12 years on the job, baltimore county superintendent dr. joe hairston says this is his last year e made the announcement thursday afternoon and he is out west and scheduled to returning to towson today. no reason has been given for why he is leaving but on tuesday they voted not to give hem a new 4-year deal. his last day is june 30th, 2012. >>> we wrought it to you live, event -- brought it to you live, the event kicking off bully awareness months. students and parents are encouraged to get involvedch this is arundel a high school. the governor and his wife talked to students teachers and president. the president of cartoon network was there and stressed the importance of national bullying prevention month people ren curnlgd to go to facebook -- encouraged to-- are encouraged to go to facebook and take the pledge.
ABC
Oct 17, 2011 11:00pm EDT
you all for paying more at the gas pump to do it. >> they tell us they are gonna help us and investigate it and nothing gets done. >> neighbors call one department after another, all it took was one email to us. >>> we're working for you in pasadena tonight. abc 2 news at 11:00 starts right now. we begin with a mystery. how could a young woman's body end up in a dumpster inside a downtown apartment building. >> police are trying to figure that out. they believe she fell down a trash chute. christian schaefer is outside the building, you're telling us twice in 14 months? >> yeah, jamie, the people woe spoke with tonight said there was trash waist high and there's about 2 feet high, it's about 2 feet high and about 18" across and again police are saying there is no indication of foul play. they believe the young woman simply fell in by accident at this point. but as you say, it's happened twice in just over a year, that has residents concerned. police got the call early sunday morning, a body found here in the upscale park charles identified the victim as ,o23-year-old emily he
ABC
Oct 5, 2011 11:00pm EDT
passing of steve jobs. >> the man who created apple. how do you describe a man who gave us a new way to talk? >> first not in my backyard or front yard or on my street. the fight over a homeless shelter in a neighborhood has people there speaking out. >> they feel a church's good intentions could be a bad idea. we were at the meeting tonight. >> reporter: the church hoped to move 16 homeless men in to the part time shelter next week and they still hope to do it tonight. they found out it won't be easy though. the meeting of drew a packed house. the ac wasn't on and the room heated up in a hurry. > do not have a good track record with us. it's hard for us to trust you. >> what about neighbors, what about the rest of the community. warm the streets of hope program plans to house 16 homeless men behind the church. the men would stay here ten days a movement officials say the men would have no felonies or sex offenses. residents were skeptical. >> i don't believe you. >> reporter: it sits next to a daycare center and on a street with well kept single family homes . >> it's only for the wint
ABC
Oct 31, 2011 6:00pm EDT
like gum, peanuts and -- hard candy. stay with us. abc2 news at 6:00 continues. we'll take you to the trick or treating fun along with more tips, all coming up in about 10 minutes. >>> some say it's baltimore's equivalent to cheers. during preakness week, the number of jockeys, trainers and others was countless. a fire has destroyed most of the landmark. the fire started around 4:30 this morning. by 5:00, fire crews were calling in for a second alarm. over 70 fighters couldn't get inside and had to fight the fire from the outside. most of the building was destroyed and considered a total loss. scores of people turned out. >> i can't tell you how many times i've been in the tavern. it's a staple in the community. i just wanted to stop by and take a look and see how much damage there was and to check on the firefighters. >> the owner has already started calling contractors to rebuild. the mt. washington tavern employs about 70 people. >>> now for latest on that weekend snowstorm that left about 11,000 without power. it was a rare october snowstorm. most of the outages are in washington.
ABC
Oct 20, 2011 5:30am EDT
, while reporting yesterday, a lot of the neighbors told us they believe he just wanted to sort of let out some of his anger towards the neighborhood. none of it has been confirmed, we can't say that it's a possibility that that's what he was doing. it's an ongoing investigation as to why this happened. >> thank you for your time. we'll check in throughout the day for updates. >>> moving onto suspects charged with imprisoning 4 mentally disabled victims in philadelphia may have held 7 others. the chief says it's the worst he's seen and it's remarkable a young lady is still alive. >>> an iowa couple died 72 hours a part while holding hands. they were rushed to the hospital. they were not going to make it and when gordon stopped breathing, his heart monitor continues for an hour until his wife died. the couple was never a part. they were glad they were able to go together. >> they just loved being together. everyone argues once in a while, he said i have to stick around until, i can't go until she does, i have to stay here for her. and she would say the same thing. >> they held hands in
ABC
Oct 13, 2011 4:00pm EDT
tape a show there. if you fly us there, we'll show videos about japan. >> i like your idea. >> i've never been, i'd love to go. >> the japan tourism agency says spending by foreign tourists has dropped 47%. you can imagine a country that's trying it rebuild from a mul multibillimult multibillion-dollar disaster can do it. >> it will save you at least $1,000 for airfare. giving you a free ticket. you can spend it on accommodations and great food. >> if the plan is accepted, online applications would open next april and you should get to know if you can fly by some time next summer. >>> a pretty astounding traffic cam surveillance video for you. taken from the streets of belarus. a policeman comes into an intersection, gets t-boned. this barely misses a van. gh did you see how close he came to death? that thing could have rolled over to him if the force of whatever happened hadn't tossed him like it did. >> the officer gets off, walks to the sidewalk, holding just his head. >> can you imagine the adrenaline going through this man's body right now? >> where's the cop's seat belt in thi
ABC
Oct 26, 2011 11:00pm EDT
been following this guy for years because you told us he is ripping you off. we will look at what is coming next after a judge found this locksmith guilty. >>> tonight's -- you want to grab more blankets. >> you have no idea how big this is. >> our rec centers could shut down. we will be live but we want to talk about this 15-year-old. a 15-year-old hands over a gun in school telling his assistant principal he was struggling with thoughts of suicide. he had the gun and a suicide note in his bag that he kept in his locker and took it out for lunch. he will be charged as a juvenile and add there is no indication he wanted to hurt anybody other than himself. >> police are asking for your help. they are looking for suspects who raped a 14-year-old. police said it happened in the 1500 block of leslie street late sunday afternoon. the girl was attacked after she asked the man for directions. the driver of the van similar to this one here pulled up to the curb and offered her a ride. once she got in the girl said she was assaulted by several people inside the van. if you recognize the van y
ABC
Oct 11, 2011 4:30am EDT
. >> stay with us for "good morning america." and have a great tuesday, >>> now "good morning maryland" at 4:30. >>> the owner of a popular baltimore nightclub speaks out after a triple stabbing. the story coming up. >>> if you smoke, some people want you to pay more for a pack of cigarettes. i am linda so, the new push to raise the state's tobacco he tax. >>> and some baltimore youngsters are doing their part to stay healthy today. i am her ri -- sherrie johnson. the latest on the let's move campaign. >> october 11th, tuesday morning good morning. i am charley crowson. hope your day is off to a great start. let's check the forecast and say good morning to meteorologist justin berk. >> good morning. we are looking at mild temperatures. 60s on the eastern shore. we pushed in 55 in towson and ellicott city and cooler pockets developing fog. 61 eldersburg and bel air and the clouds are streaming back in. we noticed the thin veil of clouds and ring around the moon. overnight and that's a sign of an approaching storm trekking through the panhandle of florida. rain spreading up towards north
ABC
Oct 7, 2011 7:00am EDT
to talk to her parents in just a minute. but first, abc's dan harris has the very latest for us from kansas city, for us. good morning, dan. >> reporter: good morning, to you. the parents of baby irwin insist they're fully cooperating with police. they say they take issue with the way they're being treated by detectives. they say investigators have tried to turn them against one another. they have accused the mother of failing a polygraph test. in the three days since their 10-month-old baby, lisa, nicknamed pumpkin pie went missing. >> we were running around the house, screaming for her. >> reporter: her parents, jeremy irwin and deborah bradley, have consistently said she disappeared in the middle of the night. >> please, bring her home. >> reporter: and they have also consistently cooperated with kansas city police. but late thursday, police announced that the parents had suddenly stopped cooperating. does that make you think, does that make the department think, they had something to do with lisa's disappearance? >> again, everything's on the table, as they've been saying for thr
ABC
Oct 25, 2011 12:00am EDT
music from primus. >> dicky: mike judge and mus[ female announcer ] this is trish. trish uses aetna's personal health record to track her kids' immunizations, get lab results, see her family medical history, and when she's at the doctor's office, she uses it to remember what to ask before she leaves. it helps trish keep everyone in her clan healthy. even on the go. see for yourself, aetna.com. ♪ aetna. know more. get better. >> jimmy: hi, i'm jimmy kimmel with a word about "world of warcraft." this weekend, our pal guillermo joined thousands of other gamers at blizzcon in anaheim to obtain information about all the updates to blizzard entertainment's world of warcraft, starcraft and diablo. and needless to say, our cameras were there. >> blizzcon. they're about to make a big announcement. come on, let's go. >> today we find out what the new one is. >> i may world of warcraft religiously. i'm a guild master and a server. >> i like the panda. >> i can't wait. >> are you a lion or horse? >> horse. >> you're a horse. >> yeah, with a "d." >> what's your favorite game. >> this par
ABC
Oct 28, 2011 4:30am EDT
faint signs of gang graffiti. management says it has sanitized the area. >>> >>> stay with us for "good morning america." have a great weekend, everybody. >>> a jury finds a convicted killer for the death penalty. find out what makes this case so significant from a legal standpoint. >>> get ready to see camden yards light up the night. why thousands will gather here tomorrow night. >>> it happened while many of you were sleeping. if you missed it, one of the best world series games ever. there will be a game 7. cards and rangers tonight in st. louis. the weekend is upon us. and we have made it. could be a bit colder out there. >> reporter: good morning, charlie. we definitely have some change here. it is a freaky friday. we have frost advisories, highs in the low 50s today and temperatures are going to continue to drop and then put the hammer down. the rain snow hick as we head to the first part of the weekend. here is a frost advisory, you can see it for the areas here in the blue. you are dealing with a freeze warning into pennsylvania this morning. as we look at maryland's most power
ABC
Oct 14, 2011 5:30pm EDT
at high speeds. >> reporter: the state gave the go ahead to use the cameras in 09. the executive wanted to do a one year study fist to see what would be the fest affective use for them. during the survey police found two third of the cars traveling were speeding and a third of those cars was more than 12 miles per hour over the limit. >> it's a way to get money. >> reporter: that's how some people feel. others have a different opinion. >> i think it's a great idea. people speed up and down these roads and there is children going to and from school, some are walking, some are on the buses. >> reporter: the county opted for mobile cameras instead of fixed speed cameras. that gives us the flexibility to go where problems are as they emerge. it allows us to create this expectation, perception the cameras could be in any of the zones. >> reporter: the cameras will be operated only by members of the police department certified to operate them. don harrison, abc2 news. >> keep in mind you will get a be 30 day grace period where anyone caught will get a warning, after that you will get a
ABC
Oct 10, 2011 4:00am EDT
cult. john hendren joins us from washington. >> reporter: it's come to this. one prominent pastor who supports rick perry says rival mitt romney, a mormon, is not a christian. that brings up a topic usually only whispered in the campaigns. the "m" word is now out. >> in my estimation, mormonism is a cult. >> reporter: megachurch pastor robert jeffreys endorses rick perry. he describes mitt romney and john huntsman as being members of a cult. >> i want to thank you for a rousing introduction. he knocked it out of the park as we like to say. >> reporter: romney sought to rise, kennedy-like, above religi religion. >> let no agenda narrow our vision or drive us apart. >> reporter: a problem that some have among the faithful. >> the next president of the united states needs to be a man, i'm speaking generically, man of sincere, authentic, genuine christian faith. >> reporter: so is mormonism a cult. don't ask her man cain. >> he's a mormon. that much i know. i'm not going to do an analysis. >> reporter: don't ask michele bachmann. >> this is so inconsequential. >> i'm not an expert on morm
ABC
Oct 12, 2011 12:00am EDT
who has gone through a transformation. before "dancing with the stars," i used to be a man. i -- i watched football on monday nights. >> dicky: don rickles. >> jimm >> jimmy: i'm not one of the greats. >> that's the truth. >> dicky: john stamos. from "dancing with the stars," chynna phillips. >> hey, lady i'm a curious seeker. i am a chemistry aficionado.f. diphenhydramine. magnesium hydroxide. atheletes foot.etes . yes. i'm a people pleaser. plea. if elected, i promise flu shots for all.for all. i am a walking medical dictionary.ionary. congratulations virginia.virgin. inflamed uvula.ed . i'm virginia.virginia. i'm a target pharmacist and i'm here to answer your questions.. >> jimmy: hi, i'm jimmy kimmel with a word about cars.com, the place to shop confidently with a wide selection of new and used vehicles, side-by-side comparisons, consumer and expert vehicle reviews and tools to make sure you get the right car at the right place. and what better use is there for a car than driving it to a college football party, which is what our pal yehya did over the weekend at ucla versus wa
ABC
Oct 16, 2011 6:30pm EDT
there are better days ahead. i know because of the man towering over us. >>> thousands gathered in washington, d.c. to celebrate the dream of dr. martin luther king. >>> the search continues tonight for a woman after her mom was found dead on wednesday. >>> modern day malicia. why some americans are take protection into their own hands. >>> first, tonight, the reverend dr. martin luther king had the official opening top king memorial on the national mall. >> reporter: a large crowd dedicated a national memorial in washington like no other. it is the first to honor a man of justice, peace and color. >> i know we will overcome. i know there are better days ahead. i know this because of the man towering over us. >> reporter: president obama, the nation's first black president connected his own legacy to that of dr. king. he placed sign copies of his speeches into a time capsule at the memorial. a civil rights icon noted how his friend changed the world. >> 48 years ago we have signs that said white men, colored men, white women, colored women. those signs are gone. they will not retur
ABC
Oct 4, 2011 5:30pm EDT
. yesterday at 5:00 we told you about the dangerous ares in your home. tonight jamie costello joins us with a sober re-- reminder. >> reporter: 2-year-old shawn brown died when a tv fell on top of hem. this is what we warned you about yesterday. his parents say he went in his room to get clothes when the 27-inch tv fell on top of shawn. his older brother tried to get the tv off of him but it was too heavy for his little hands. >> things were happening so fast. >> reporter: we just told you about this yesterday. amping core furniture to the -- anchor furniture to the floor. push the tv as far back as possible and keep tv or your cable cords out of the reach of children. take a look at the top five hazards that we have posted at abc2news.com. jamie costello, abc2 news. >>> well, a man and his 2-year-old daughter were found unconscious inside of a car on long island. we'll tell you why a hazmat team had to be called. >>> and heavy rains lead to rising waters in boston. how several drivers became trapped. >>> a 44-year-old man and his two-year-old daughter were found unconscious in a car. the h
ABC
Oct 27, 2011 11:00pm EDT
be determined, and it's an opportunity for them to tell us how they feel and many are writing down their comments as we speak. >> the total project is going to run $2 billion and up and running by 2018 but the spokesmen vow to fight on and stop this project right in its tracks. >>> traffic remains stopped in its tracks after a fiery accident and explosion on the north side of the bridge in cecil county. a tractor-trailer was carrying about 7500 gallons of diesel fuel when the driver simply lost control. the driver survived but the concern is the fuel spill and the damage it could do to the susquehanna river and its wetlands. >> interview: diesel fuel, it's a fuel oil, so it gets in and would contaminate the waterway. we put booms in place, we've got absorbent material, down there, ditched the area below the dam to control it. we don't want it to get in and affect the wildlife and the fish. >>> the driver survived the crash and explosion with severe burns on all of his body. no word tonight on when the road will be open. but make sure tune into good morning maryland at 4:30 to get t
ABC
Oct 9, 2011 6:00pm EDT
he choose to sing to her after the altar? >>> good evening and it's great to have you with us this sunday night. as we come on the air here, protesters are beginning their fourth week of protesting right here in new york. south of wall street. but with a huge difference this occupy wall street movement is multiplying not only in cities across this country, but now around the world. look at the images coming in tonight, spelling out the anger. this sign in new york, the rich get bailed out, the poor get sold out. in cincinnati today, this image, as 500 people rallied there. and overseas from dublin, demonstrators gathering along ireland's wall street. and so tonight here we ask a simple question what's happened in the lives of the americans who have joined the protests. what was it that set them off? we begin here with abc's cecilia vega. >> reporter: in las vegas, the protests are huge in houston. the frustration is in portland. the outrage has spread all the way to anchorage, alaska. this is a group of protesters that is growing in size and diversity. a number of college students
ABC
Oct 17, 2011 4:00am EDT
popular and well-liked driver was killed. john hendren joins us live with the latest. good morning, john. >> reporter: good morning. it was supposed to be a showcase event for the struggling indy car series. but with speeds up to 225 miles an hour and a crowded field, aggressive driving was a worry from the start. drivers and indy fans called it the worst crash they had seen. >> cars in flames, wreckage, carnage. terrible. >> it's the most horrific race i have ever seen in my life. >> reporter: then came the tragic announcement. >> indy car is sad to announce that dan wheldon has passed away from unsurvivable injuries. >> reporter: he was trying win a share of a $5 million bonus when his car flow over another in lap 11. >> you know, one minute, you're joking around before driver intros. and the next -- dan's gone. ♪ >> reporter: fellow drivers and fans alike mourned the loss of the two-time indianapolis 500 winner. >> i think i'm getting old. i have been through too many of these already. you ask anybody in the field if we could choose way to go -- that's the way. >> we're all go
ABC
Oct 6, 2011 5:00am EDT
us carry one of these with us. some places even have two, maybe even three. iphones, mac book pros. the way we communicate here, it's all done through macintosh products and it's the result of the vision of steve jobs. some of you fans, some of you not so much. we have one saying, saying i may not be a mac users, it's too expensive, but apple donated computers to the baltimore city schools and had a got me hooked. brad says, love my apple products. jim says, the glowing apple on my mac's and the happy face and the finder icon, also the spinning rainbow pinwheel. we always know about that. as we continue trying to work. weigh in this morning on facebook. let us know your thoughts and remembrances on what has happened in the world of communication and technology since the advent of the apple, the ipod, the eye touch, the ipad, of course the mac book pro. >>> tens of thousands of protesters are pouring into u.s. cities protesting an array of issues. they started overnight. this morning they're still throughout holding steadfast to their mission. -- to their steadfast mission. >> repor
ABC
Oct 6, 2011 7:00am EDT
berman has been covering it all for us and joins us this morning. good morning, john. >> reporter: good morning, robin. just simple flowers outside this apple store here. and who would have thought a store could turn into a shrine. it's representative of the emotion we saw overnight. everyone from corporate kings to kids. all saying that steve jobs changed lives and changed life. the announcement came with that graceful, simple message on the apple website. and in an instant, from across the world, an outpouring of simple grief and gratitude. ♪ spontaneous candlelight vigils outside apple stores. and words of reverend praise from industry giants. microsoft's bill gates. the world rarely sees someone who has had the profound impact steve has had. facebook's mark zuckerberg. thanks for showing us what you build can change the world. and disney's bob iger. >> he believes in his own heart and in his own tuition and followed it religiously. he also had an uncanny way of always expecting the impossible to become possible. >> reporter: "star wars" creator, george lucas, said while others sim
ABC
Oct 26, 2011 5:30am EDT
video games and people on their cell phones texting and the computers over here. and just to tell us more about what's going on in this latest deadline from the city. you have been here for a long time. and you guys got this dead behind for the city do you plan to leave? >> no. i don't think it's time yet. >> reporter: what is your plan if the city enforces this and they start with arrest? >> well, that's something that we will discuss in the general assembly when the time right. >> reporter: speaking to one of the ladies they plan to stay here until the job is done what is the job you are talking about? >> the job and you know all the issues we are dealing with, we discuss in the general assembly every night at 8 p.m. and you know then we figure out what to do from there. >> reporter: and how long have you been here? >> i've been here since the first day. >> reporter: and why are you here? >> i am here because things just aren't working right now. and i feel that way and you know i think that it seems like a lot of people feel that way now too. >> reporter: and it looks from the thi
ABC
Oct 31, 2011 5:00am EDT
used to pay $3 for missing a toll. now the state will use video cameras to catch violators and fine you up to $15 depending on which toll you missed. again, all of these changes go into effect at tolls across maryland starting at midnight. we are live at the fort mchenry toll plaza, linda so, abc2 news. >>> and traffic is running normally on route 50 near queenstown a section of the highway east of the split near 301 was closed for more than 24 hours because of a downed power line. it reopened around 4:15 sunday afternoon. >> we are used to snow so just a little earlier than most years. so, not that big of an adjustment. just throw on heavier close. >> -- clothes. >> may not have been as bad here in other parts of the country. saturday, snowfall in germantown coating the grass and piling up on parked cars. no major damage or power outage reported in that area. just residents wearing a few extra layers. >>> baltimore county police are trying to figure out if three armed robberies are connected. officers arrested scott hundermark saturday night. police think he was the driver of a get
ABC
Oct 2, 2011 8:00am EDT
back and forth from italy. and amanda's father, curt knox, joins us from perugia. good morning. i want to begin by asking you, what can we expect to hear in amanda's speech tomorrow? >> it's going to be a very heartfelt, spontaneous statement. you know, she's going to touch upon what she has felt through these fours years, what it has meant and then also the fact that she is innocent and she's very hopeful that they see that with all of the evidence that has been presented in the appeals trial. >> how is she holding up as the final judgement day nears? >> she's obviously very tense. she's 24 years old and potentially looking at a possible life sentence, that's not a pleasant experience for anyone. we're just very hopeful that they see that she didn't have anything to do this. >> we hear that the victim's mother will be in court tomorrow. her lawyer said that she will be staring the jurors in the eye, she would like to see amanda remain behind bars, are you planning on saying anything to her tomorrow? >> well, you know, we have two very different circumstances and you know, we have -- y
ABC
Oct 3, 2011 6:30pm EDT
latte a household word. what if all of us together gave loans to bring jobs and bring america back. >>> good evening. it was truly an electrifying moment as amanda knox literally was bowed over by the news that her conviction for the murder of her roommate had been overturned and she is free after nearly four years. the american exchange student confined to a cell in italy just one hour outside each day passing the hours, we are told, reading 1,000 books in recall and tonight, amanda knox is reunited with the family that's kept constant vigil. in fact, her parents brought an empty suitcase as a measure of their faith that their daughter would be bringing her few possessions from prison home to seattle where by the way the city is rejoicing tonight. and no one has covered this story in more depth than our own "20/20" anchor elizabeth vargas on the case since day one in perugia to report again for us tonight. elizabeth? >> reporter: the four-year odyssey is over. a member of the knox family has been here every single day since her arrest four years ago since the murder of her roommat
ABC
Sep 30, 2011 11:00pm EDT
. we will tell you how the teacher is using 140 characters to keep them on track. >>> and you have seen the adds promising big bucks if you sell the unwanted gold but is the stuff you have in your jewelry box worth anything? we are working for you, helping you figure out what to cash in and what to keep. >>> and unusual sight off the coast of california. what is behind the neon colors when we return. i'm a curious seeker. i am a chemistst aficionado.f. diphenhydramine. magnesium hydroxide. atheletes foot.etes . yes. i'm a people pleaser. plea. if elected, i promise flu shots for all.for all. i am a walking medical dictionary.ionary. congratulations virginin.virgin. inflamed uvula.ed . i'm virginia.virginia. i'm a target pharmacist and i'm here to answer your questions.. . >>> look another this. unusual for people who see it and don't know what's going on. these are from san diego's coastline. an algae bloom is making the waves glow that neon blue, look at that. it's a red tide and the strange color happens when it gelts moved around. while it looks cool it's toxic and sucks oxygen
ABC
Oct 4, 2011 4:00am EDT
that pretty quickly. >> i don't mind. i'm used to being an underdog. and i think at the end of the day, though, what people are going to say is, who's got a vision for the future that can actually help ordinary families recapture that american dream? >> reporter: george also asked the president about his backing for solyndra, the solar panel company that failed despite a billion dollars in government loans. the president says he doesn't regret helping the company because smaller businesses need help to compete with foreign companies. rob, back to you. >> john hendren in washington for us. thanks, john. >>> it appears that the president's much-touted jobs bill is dead in the house. republican leader eric cantor, says the bill taken as a hole, will never see the light of day. but it could be that lawmakers could vote on bits and pieces of the plan that both sides can agree on. >>> protests against wall street are spreading beyond new york city. dan harris has a look at the demonstration and what the protesters want. >> reporter: it started with fewer than a dozen college students. but wh
ABC
Oct 5, 2011 6:00pm EDT
located at route 24 and route 924. that's where roosevelt leftwich joins us. is that right rosie? >> reporter: you never know. the problem we have. these are the folks coming in, this overpass, once they iron out a few difficulities and tweaks should move smoothly. thisser is anotorious for being jammed up at the rush hour time and a little while longer there will be problems as folks get used to the new traffic patterns. >> it's the best thing to happen to the commuters in the area since they built the off- ramp. the headache is almost gone. almost. but the confuse begins. >> i'm easily confused anyway. it doesn't take much for me. i was ready to get on 95 and trying to turn, and coming into here, i think i was trying to make a left and cut someone off. christie is not the only one. look at this. a lot of last minute lane changes folks had to adjust to patterns. there's a few things going on from bel-air to go to shopping stay right. straight over the bridge will take you on the edge wood. from the highway going north the old exit will take you to 924. 77 a is now the road to ex
ABC
Oct 28, 2011 5:00am EDT
clean it up. the bridge reopened at midnight and now you can use it this morning. taking a look at 95, actually the beltway at old court road. it is light traffic out there. we have no issues or delay. the outer loop has most volume. inner loop is moving well aj fx at northern parkway. 95 at the fort mchenry tunnel. there has been a disabled vehicle here and as you can see traffic is flowing freely. for the latest follow us on twitter at maryland traffic and you can get the latest updates not sentencing phase begins for a murder for hire trial in harper county in the walter bishop murder trial. sherrie johnson has more. >> reporter: new this morning, this is the first test of the state's new death penalty statute. it is considered among the most restrictive in the nation. today both sides will argue whether 29-year-old walter bishop jr. should be sentenced to death. bishop was convicted wednesday of fatally shooting william porter last year. it is a crime bishop is accused of committing at the request of porter's wife. bishop could become maryland's sixth death row inmate and the firs
ABC
Oct 20, 2011 6:00pm EDT
brings back our 20s? more than 50 years on the radio johnny dark has been responsible for cheering us up and now the needle has turned as he uses the mic as his medicine. all right we are going to come back to that story in just a moment. it'll be the yearly komen race for the cure to try to beat breast cancer. the fundraising event will happen in hunt valley and we are proud to be broadcasting live from the event. that will start at seven in the morning on sunday and you will still have time to register for the 5k at one and to register or donate head to abc 2news.com/think pink or log onto komenmd.org. >>> and make sure you join us friday tomorrow morning, we are teaming up with doctors for a call to breast health. doctors will be here to answer all of your questions, that will start tomorrow morning at ten. >> now, maryland's most powerful doppler radar and the forecast certified most accurate by weather rate. >> all right. dark out there. sunset getting earlier and earlier. 57 degrees, right now out of pwi and humidity moderate, things have dried out, winds gusty, gusting higher p
ABC
Oct 24, 2011 6:00pm EDT
phone and call us. it might be that pivotal detail that you notice was out of sorts but this will be very important to us. >> reporter: like a detailed description or better yet a license plate, police trying to get to the bottom of what happened this morning before it can happen again. in abington, brian kuebler, abc2 news. >> the 14-year-old decide the right thing and he's safe because of it. harford has to hear from you. call at 410-612-1717. >>> give me liberty or a nice little turn lane. turning is always a challenge. construction has caused a traffic mess. abc2's roosevelt leftwich has more. >> reporter: the project is 65% complete. when it's done, it will mean a smoother ride. however, the bad news is until it's done this time next year, it's going to be tough going. traffic patterns have changed several times. construction has confused motorists. even more good news, the project is on time and on budget and has caused accidents and driver confusion. >> it's very important. a lot of folks may have seen with charles street, traffic pattern shifts at night either at liberty road
ABC
Oct 16, 2011 6:00pm EDT
at las vegas motor speedway. there will be a five-lap salute. stay with us. >>> what started out as an exciting day here at las vegas motor speedway has ended in tragedy. the news has just been released that dan wheldon has been killed in a crash on lap number 13 of this race. in the final race of the 2011 season. you heard the tail end of an announcement by randy bernard, the head man at the league here that the drivers and team officials and owners have gotten together and the race will not be finished. the drivers will do a five-lap tribute salute, that should take place in a matter of minutes. but the air of excitement that started this day is completely gone, as we have lost dan wheldon. and there's marco andretti, his former teammate, killed in this tragic 15-car crash at las vegas motor speedway. we mentioned the tribute lap, all the drivers, they'll be getting back into that are cars. it will be five laps in length, as soon as they get everybody together. and as i mentioned before -- this is the hardest part for us, the last time we had to do this was march of 2006, down in
ABC
Oct 17, 2011 6:00pm EDT
. >> the voice of reason has shaken all of us. long time radio talk show host ron smith delivers the hardest news, it's about his own. >>> if was a vie lent weekend in dundalk, a stabbing on saturday night, a shooting on sunday. nobody killed but you have to be wondering what's going on. roosevelt leftwich has more. >> reporter: five people were injured, and one arrest after a violent weekend. on any given afternoon this area is packed with young men playing ball. sunday was no different. whether this was the game or something else that startedded it, a free for all fight broke out. the fight left the court and wound up at fleming and main about a block or so away. this man, who didn't want his name used said he was walking home when he said things just got crazy. >> a lot of shots rang out. crowded. at least 15, 20 people out there. >> reporter: when police arrived that crowd was just a handful of injured people. >> they found three adult male victims all in their early 20s to early 30s. our detectives are still investigates. >> reporter: witnesses say there were a lot of small chil
ABC
Oct 8, 2011 8:00am EDT
sandell is on the story for us in kansas city this morning. clayton, good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning to you. well, little lisa has been missing from her home since early tuesday morning. there is no sign of her. but as you mention, there are two, new leads police are following this morning. the question is, will they be enough to bring this missing 10-month-old baby girl back home? they came together last night, praying for lisa's safe return. and lighting candles. tiny glimmers of hope where it is badly needed. earlier, the fbi and police searched through this landfill for a second time, finding something. agents armed with metal detectors were back at the home shared by lisa's parents, jeremy irwin and deborah bradley. now, two new leads. a source tells abc news that on friday, a teenage neighbor of lisa's parents was questioned by investigators. forensic experts took a dna sample. and investigators are looking into reports from the west coast, where a couple was seen with a small child fitting lisa's description. >> there's surveillance tape on the couple with the ba
ABC
Oct 7, 2011 12:00am EDT
wide selection of new and used vehicles, side-by-side comparisons, consumer and expert vehicle reviews and tools to make sure you get the right car at the right price. my friend guillermo here, we were talking earlier, but -- where is he? this is so -- >> jimmy, i am out here. >> jimmy: guillermo, why are you out there? what are you doing? >> i am making wieners. >> jimmy: oh. why are you making wieners? >> me and my amigos are tailgating to get ready for our favorite show, "jimmy kimmel live!" >> here we go, jimmy, here we go! >> jimmy: thank you. that's very, very nice, guillermo. but the show is about to start. >> but what about my wieners? >> jimmy: well, maybe you can make them and tailgate at a college football game where people do that. cars.com is planning to visit some college games over the next few weeks. you could go to those. >> oh, okay! i am coming in right now. you want one? >> jimmy: yes, i do. he asks the dumbest questions sometimes. >> dicky: visit cars.com for a list of the best tailgating vehicles. confidence comes standard. >> jimmy: "jimmy kimmel live," b
ABC
Oct 13, 2011 5:30am EDT
radar on baltimore it's not just the mist and drizzle that's been plaguing us for the last few hours. but there's steady rain around the beltway and downtown and through anne arundel county but let's go close erin show you near rockville we are watching the heavy stuff up towards gaitherburg and may be slipping into howard county. we may get heavy rain ellicott city and columbia and back towards and thund erin lightning to rattle the windows. 5:31, roads are wet and here's tanya with traffic. >> reporter: we have mark train 841, 7 minutes late between hunt valley station and gilroy shuttle bus service through monday because there's track repairs on light rail. let's look out there. it's very wet. we are doing okay so far for the most part. the ride through catonsville is smooth. the oncoming traffic is the outer loop at frederick road. inner loop the lanes are open and that's smooth as well. 895 at harbor tunnel most traffic is running southbound away from the camera. no issues to report here either. and that's good news. >>> an amber alert has two police state agencies in maryland o
ABC
Oct 27, 2011 4:00am EDT
the couple to a suicide pact. but others are casting doubt. abc's karen travers is joining us from washington this morning with the stunning revelations. good morning, karen. >> reporter: good morning, yunji. good morning, rob. bernie madoff's arrest tore his family apart. and now, we're learning it drove him and his wife to the drink. on christmas eve 2008, burnive in and ruth madoff decided they had had enough. bernie had been accused of running a ponzi scheme. according to a new interview ruth madoff did with cbs news' '60 minutes" she and her husband tried to kill themselves the night before christmas in their new york city penthouse apartment. >> we decided to kill ourselves because it was so horrendous what was happening. we had terrible phone calls. hate mail. just beyond anything. and i said i can't, i just can't go on anymore. >> reporter: ruth told cbs news that she and her husband of 50 years decided together to swallow pills, including ambien and quantipen. i'm glad we woke up, ruth told cbs. but the security firm questioned. he said he was in the apartment until about
ABC
Oct 19, 2011 11:00pm EDT
the 22-year-old online. they say he arranged meetings with each of them using the facebook profile of braden clark claiming to be between 17 and 19. he is now in custody because of the mother of one of the victims. >> his mother got suspicious that he was involved with sexual activity with the man based on some e-mail and other communication that she found. >> reporter: social media sites like facebook and twitter aren't going away so as a parent you need to educate yourself on how they work and that's not all. >> i think parents need to have the conversation about internet safety the same way you have it about sex and drugs. >> reporter: she said there is nothing wrong with limits on what your children can do online. >> when children tend to get in the most trouble is when they have the isolated moments with the computer and they are always online without being supervisorred. >> reporter: there was no answer at the suspect's home. he faces multiple sex offense charges and is being held at the detention center. the profile that police say he used has 1260 friends which is why they
ABC
Oct 18, 2011 11:00pm EDT
for their high school diploma as early as third grade. cheryl joins us after talking to teachessers ands parents for disabled children. >> reporter: a push in the senate would change the expectations of their students and cause them to graduate without a diploma. >> the lion danced a tango that was elegant and bold. >> reporter: story time at the salt man house is what all three kids love. mom reads and so can emily. but her brothers, 10-year-old jack and andrew, just listen. >> interview: we just modify our life and find ways to get them to be successful and do what they need to do. >> reporter: when the brothers were about a year '9old bart salesman and her husband realized they weren't on target with the age group. they have not determined it but they suspect a genetic link. the mainstream classrooms taking an adapted saa exam and on this way towards a high school diploma. but an amendment may allow their school to take them off their diploma track as early as 3rd grade. >> interview: i see this as lowering the expectations for children with disabilities. >> reporter: add some ca
ABC
Oct 23, 2011 6:00pm EDT
? tonight, reacting to the new science. you decide. >>> good evening. and it's god to have you with us. we do begin here with those new images of devastation just coming in after a deadly earthquake in turkey. a disaster that flattened buildings and sent people fleeing into the streets. the quake, a powerful 7.2 struck in the eastern part of the country, near the border with iran. right now, there is a frantic search under way to reach victims trapped. at least 88 people have known dead. but there are fears tonight that that toll could soar into the hundreds. abc's alex marquardt is in turkey this evening. >> reporter: it hit just after lunchtime. as walls shook, thousands of panicked people rushed into the streets. many couldn't get out in time. at the epicenter, rescuers picked through peoples of rubble several stories high, pulling survivors from the twisted debris with their bare hands. "we're hoping our friend has survived." today, anguish was visible across a region stretching hundreds of miles. in ercis, 55 miles north of the epicenter, at least 80 buildings have collapsed. and in v
ABC
Oct 28, 2011 2:35am EDT
tells us even dr. phil is on this bizarre case. >> reporter: the family, they want to exhume her body from this cemetery two months after investigators ruled her bizarre death at this california mansion a suicide. but her family still does not believe it is a closed case. and say they are turning to tv talk show host dr. phil mcgraw for help. the girlfriend of wealthy pharmaceutical executive jonah shackni, her lifeless body found naked hanging from a balcony. hand bound, feet tied, mouth gagged. police say that she killed herself feeling responsible for the death of the man's 6-year-old son who fell down the stairs while she was baby sitting. but to her family it never added up. her sister spoke to abc's elizabeth vargas last month. you mean to tell me somebody who is doing really well 32 years of her life, in a matter of two hours, is going to decide to do all this elaborate plan. >> reporter: now a new twist. her family wants her body re-examined for signs of foul play and they plan to announce the results on the dr. phil show. in a statement, dr. phil and his team said, we endorse
ABC
Oct 4, 2011 7:00am EDT
. >>> and one-on-one with president obama. you sent us over 40,000 questions. we grilled him on the economy, the contenders. and why he says he's now the underdog in this race. ♪ are you ready for some football ♪ >>> and out of bounds. country star, hank williams jr., yanked from "monday night football," after 22 years. why his extreme words about the president had espn calling foul. >>> good morning, everyone. and right now, we're going to show you amanda knox's family checking in at rome leonardo da vinci airport. she's flying now, to london first. then, home to seattle. and we spoke to one of her biggest supporters. he says that amanda is full of many different emotions. but holds nothing against italy and the italian people. >> and he hugged amanda good-bye. you see the family checking out without amanda. she was in a private waiting area. and our entire team is covering every angle, from italy, to her hometown of seattle. we'll start with abc's josh elliott just outside rome right now. good morning, josh. >> reporter: that's right, robin. amanda knox's journey home continue
ABC
Oct 18, 2011 2:35am EDT
, use a hands-free device. and third, text instead of talking. subpoena men keep their cell phones in their pockets. these government mannequin tests don't look at how radiation affects other parts of the body. >> wow. >> thanks, karen. that is pretty scary if you think about how often you use your cell phone. she has a good point about having the cell phone on other parts of your body. you put it in your pocket. >> most of us do. >> who knows what we're actually getting. >> maybe talking to did you with it an inch away, use the speakerphone or the headset. again, no direct link just yet if this really does cause cancer or not. enough to be alarmed or at least curious. >>> now on to a bizarre story in suburban detroit. a man is in trouble after police say he used his 9-year-old daughter as his designated driver. surveillance video appears to show the little girl getting behind the wheel while her dad pumps gas. earlier the father was heard telling the store clerk his daughter was driving because he was too drunk. witnesses saw the unusual pair and called police. >>> now to some weathe
Search Results 0 to 49 of about 361